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In a statement today to the Scottish Parliament, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed that West Dunbartonshire will move from Level 2 to Level 1 covid-19 protection measures from 00:01 on Saturday 5 June 2021.
It’s been an exciting time for many in Dumbarton as covid restrictions in West Dunbartonshire continue to ease thanks to the fantastic progress we’ve made locally in tackling the virus. At the time of writing, covid case numbers here are … Continue reading
People will be able to hug their loved ones and meet in private homes as West Dunbartonshire along with most of mainland Scotland is to move to Level 2, with eased restrictions on hospitality, entertainment, education and sport.
In what has been an election campaign like no other, it’s perhaps fitting that we had to wait a little longer than usual for the results to come in. It was certainly worth the wait though as the SNP secured … Continue reading
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced details of the further relaxation of restrictions across Scotland. From Monday 26 April, hospitality venues such as cafés, pubs and restaurants can reopen, along with tourist accommodation. Non-essential retail outlets and close contact services … Continue reading
As lockdown restrictions begin to ease, residents in West Dunbartonshire have been encouraged to enjoy themselves responsibly and support local businesses where possible. From today (Friday 16th April), outdoor meetings in groups of up to six adults from up to … Continue reading
On 13 April 2021, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced an acceleration of the easing of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions in Scotland. Travel within Scotland for outdoor socialising, recreation and exercise will be allowed from Friday 16 April.
In Dumbarton and across the country, these past 12 months haven’t been easy. For many families – especially those living in our most deprived communities – the pressures and strains of the pandemic have had a particularly adverse impact on … Continue reading